Top Reasons to Participate:
ECenter Interactive Bootcamps
- Learn new skills through fun, interactive workshops
- Build your resume - employers want to hire proven innovators
- Attend with friends and enjoy the best food you'll find at a UNH event
- The ECenter's Idea Creation Bootcamp is rated the #1 event to learn how to generate ideas
Meet our Bootcamp Speakers
ALEXANDRA SUAREZ, IDEA CREATION BOOTCAMP INSTRUCTOR
Innovation Facilitator, HumanCentric Research & Insights, and Trainer
Debi Kleiman, Pitching Bootcamp InstrUctor
Author and Executive Director of Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship, Babson College
Debi Kleiman is an award-winning marketer, educator and mentor, working in and with hundreds of startups over her long career in business. Currently, she is the executive director of the Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship at Babson College, where she works with students, alumni, staff, and faculty, as well as the broader entrepreneurial community, to accelerate the practice of entrepreneurship and support startups of all kinds. She leads the Blank Center’s strategy, new initiatives, programs and team to drive impact through the Butler Launch Pad accelerator and Babson’s highly-rated entrepreneur experiences, such as the B.E.T.A. Challenge New Venture Competition, Rocket Pitch, and the Summer Venture Program. She is also an adjunct professor at Babson’s F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business and Executive Education Programs for Entrepreneurs. In addition to her passion for startups, Debi is a classically trained brand marketer and consumer products innovation expert. She held marketing leadership roles at Procter & Gamble, Welch’s, and the Coca-Cola Company and later was managing director of Havas Media Boston. She was also president of the Massachusetts Innovation and Technology Exchange. Debi has a BS from Cornell University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
covered in 5 years of ECenter bootcamps!
The Idea Creation Bootcamp was very helpful in realizing the need to gain customer feedback before creating something and the necessity to connect product and market.
Participant, Idea Creation Bootcamp Fall 2019